Where the elite meet to buy cheese, meats and sweets.. In Short Kroger is the big gun in local grocery shopping. This location has a reputation for going beyond the everyday and mixing in higher-end, premium brands. Along with standard grocery store items there is the entire case devoted to different types of mushrooms, rows of organic baby food and smoked fish and an aisle of cheeses from around the world. The store also has an extensive wine and liquor area and plenty of beer choices.